Huawei’ child brand, Honor has slashed the price of its affordable smartphone, the Honor 6X in India. Honor recently launched the Honor 8 Lite smartphone in India which is priced at Rs. 17,999. The Honor 8 Lite has similar hardware of the Honor 6X, which might be the reason for it to decrease the price.
Launched back in January, the Honor 6X comes in two variants- 3GB RAM+32GB internal storage and 4GB RAM+64GB internal storage. The 3GB RAM variant was priced at Rs. 12,999, while the 4GB RAM one costs Rs. 15,999, which is a steep price.
Honor has now decreased the price of the base variant to Rs. 11,999 and the 4GB RAM option costs just Rs. 13,999. For the modified price, the device is a steal deal due to the specifications it has on paper. The Honor 6X can be purchased on Amazon India, and the price change is already reflected on the ecommerce site.
The Honor 6X has a 5.5-inch Full HD display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels, and 2.5D curved glass IPS display on top. The display has a pixel density of 401 PPI.
The phone is fuelled by the octa-core Kirin 655 chip, which is Huawei’s in-house SoC built on 16nm manufacturing process. The octa-core processor’s four cores are clocked at 2.1GHz, and the other four cores are clocked at 1.7 GHz.
As mentioned earlier, the phone comes in two variants- 3GB LPDDR3 RAM with 32GB (eMMC 5.1) storage / 4GB RAM with 64GB (eMMC 5.1) storage. The storage is expandable up to 128GB with microSD card.
The Honor 6X has two cameras at the back and is an affordable smartphone in the market to boast of dual cameras at a low price point. A 12MP camera with LED flash, 6P lens, 1.25um pixel size, and PDAF along with a 2MP secondary camera can be seen. The 2MP camera is used to capture depth in the images. The device has an 8MP front-facing camera.
The Honor 6X measures 150.9×72.6×8.2mm and has a weight of 162 grammes. This dual-SIM smartphone has support for 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, and GPS.
Honor has equipped a 3340mAh battery in the Honor 6X, which also has fast charging support Huawei has also released the Android 7.0 Nougat based EMUI for the Honor 6X, which will reach your phone in coming days.
Huawei has also launched the successor to the Huawie Honor 6X called as the Honor 7X.